Hybrid Breed

Boxer + Great Dane


Boxer and Great Dane Mix - A Hybrid Breed

The mixed breed Boxer and Great Dane is an impressive result of two very popular dog breeds. The Great Dane is known to be lively, friendly and gentle. The Boxer has a very energetic and companionable character. The combination of these traits results in an extremely affectionate, intelligent and passionate breed. These dogs are loyal, alert and want only the best for their families. They are active and need constant grooming and exercise. Boxers and Great Dane mixes are best suited for active owners* and families who feel able to give them the care and love they need.

Alternate Name -
Origin Germany
Life expectancy 8 - 15 years
Care requirements low-maintenance
Activity level average to high
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Boxer and Great Dane Mix - Such is probably his nature.

The Boxer and Great Dane Mix is a specialized mixed breed that is in high demand due to its unique body shape and incredible character traits.

This new dog breed has an impressive physique that can be described as muscular and athletic. The head is broad and is accompanied by wide ears that are usually placed on top of the head. The eyes are large and deep brown, and the coloration of the coat can vary. The tail is longer than that of a normal Boxer.

As for the character, this new dog is low-maintenance, lively and very passionate. It loves to do activities and is very friendly and adaptable. This dog needs a lot of attention and needs to be trained regularly. It is very affectionate and cuddly and shows no signs of aggression.

The Boxer and Great Dane mix is a perfect companion dog, as he is very popular with both smaller and larger people. Although it can live in a home with children, it is best if it is well trained to allow harmonious coexistence. Since this breed is very energetic, they should get plenty of exercise and exercise time to burn off their energy.

Overall, this new mixed breed is a lovable and caring dog that loves to play and is always ready to love and entertain their family. If you want an unforgettable loyal companion, the Boxer and Great Dane mix is the perfect match!

What diseases can occur in Boxer and Great Dane mix.

Boxer - Great Dane mixes are a popular breed of dogs known for their friendliness and loyal nature. Although they are very adaptable, there are certain diseases that these dogs are most commonly diagnosed with.

The most common conditions found in Boxer Great Dane mixes are heart disease, allergies, arthritis and skin conditions. In some cases, the risk for these diseases is hereditary. Therefore, it is important that breeders give the parents a thorough health check when purchasing puppies and consider the hereditary diseases of the ancestors.

Heart disease is common in Boxer - Great Dane crossbreeds and can take the form of heart failure, arrhythmia, mitral regurgitation and mitral valve prolapse. Therefore, it is important that these dogs receive regular exams, EKGs and blood work to monitor their treatment plan and overall health.

Allergies are also a common problem in this breed. They occur when dogs have a particularly strong reaction to certain allergens such as dust, pollen and mold. Signs include itchy, flaky skin, itching and redness. In such cases, pet owners should take their dog to a veterinarian immediately for proper diagnosis and an appropriate treatment program.

Arthritis is another common condition in Boxer Great Dane mixes. The following symptoms usually occur: pain or stiffness in the joints, lameness, and lameness. Treatment for arthritis depends on the severity of the animal's condition, but usually includes a combination of medication, dietary changes, weight loss and physical therapy.

Finally, skin diseases can cause rashes, sores, redness and flaking. To prevent skin conditions from occurring in Boxer -Deutsche Dogge mixed breed dogs, pet owners* should take any symptoms their pet may exhibit seriously and seek veterinary attention immediately.

Overall, Boxer - Great Dane mixes make very wonderful pets. However, if cared for properly, which includes regular veterinary examinations and treatment when needed, potential illnesses can be detected and treated early.

This particular mixed breed combines some characteristics of Boxer and Great Dane. Thanks to the Boxer heritage, they appear athletically built, and the coat is mostly smooth, short and shiny. Coat colors generally vary from light brown, brownish to black, but shades of white, gray and blue can also be found. The more the breed resembles the Boxer, the more clearly the typical characteristics can be seen, such as the brown markings on the chest and the white spots on the paws. However, the size and shoulder height is correspondingly higher than a purebred Boxer, as this is inherited from the Great Dane heritage.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

A Boxer and Great Dane mix dog has a medium to large and muscular appearance. Its head is of medium length and its eyes are large and black. The body is tall, straight and muscular. The tail is short and thick, usually pendulous. Its coat is smooth and short. The color is mostly brown and black with white markings.

Male specimens reach a height at the withers of 60-76 cm and a weight of 40-50 kg. Female specimens are slightly smaller and lighter, with a height at withers of 54-71 cm and a weight of 30-40 kg.

Fur length short
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear
Tail lang
Anatomy square, hefty, slim, strong, sporty, square
Size ♀ 53 - 86 cm
Weight ♀ 25 - 59 kg
Size ♂ 57 - 81 cm
Weight ♂ 27 - 90 kg
Suitable For -
  • Epilepsy

    Definition: Dog has epilepsy if, for example, at least two epileptic seizures occur more than 24 hours apart.

  • Kidney disease

    Symptoms of kidney disease in dogs: increased urination (polyuria) increased water intake. Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth. Loss of appetite

  • Wobbler syndrome

    In veterinary medicine, this is the name given to a complex of symptoms caused by nerve damage in the area of the spinal cord or spinal cord nerves in the area of the cervical spine.

  • Cardiomyopathy

    In large breeds of dogs, dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is by far the most common cardiomyopathy.

  • Gastric torsion

    Gastric torsion is a disease in which the stomach rotates around its own longitudinal axis. The cause of the disease is not known.

  • Cancer

    May be common in older dogs.

  • Bone Cancer

    May occur with age.

  • Ataxia

    Ataxia (from Greek ἀταξία ataxia 'disorder' 'irregularity') is a generic term in medicine for various disorders of movement coordination. Ataxia can occur even when there is no paralysis (paresis), that is, when there is normal muscle strength.

  • dilated cardiomyopathy

    Dilated cardiomyopathy is a disease of the heart muscle in which it becomes enlarged (dilated) and shows poor contraction (poor pumping ability).

  • Joint problems

    Especially due to overweight, joint problems can occur in dogs.

  • Boxer and Great Dane mixes can vary in size depending on the breeding line. They typically grow between 60 and 90 cm tall and weigh between 20 and 70 kg.

  • Boxer and Great Dane mixes are usually very energetic and active. They need plenty of exercise and activity to satisfy their natural urge to move. With the right training, they are also well-mannered and obedient dogs.

  • Boxer and Great Dane mixes typically have a shaggy coat in various shades of black, brown, tan, white, gray, black and white, brown and white.

  • Boxer and Great Dane mixes are prone to a variety of health problems. The most common problems include hereditary diseases such as fructose-1,4-diphosphatase deficiency disease, hip dysplasia, allergies, respiratory problems and eye diseases.

  • Grooming a Boxer and Great Dane mix is not very time-consuming. Regular brushing of the coat is important to prevent tangling. Additionally, they should be given regular baths to keep them clean and healthy.

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